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121.

The Investment Opportunity Set and its Proxy Variables

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
Humboldt University and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,689
122.

Incentives versus Transaction Costs: A Theory of Procurement Contracts

Stanford University, Department of Economics Working Paper No. 99-029
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics

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123.

The Real Oil Problem

Regulation, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 16-21, Spring 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 May 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 2,422
124.

Unitizing Oil and Gas Fields Around the World: A Comparative Analysis of National Laws and Private Contracts

Houston Journal of International Law, Vol. 28, No. 3, 2006, U of Houston Law Center No. 2006-A-05
Number of pages: 197 Posted: 13 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Baker Botts, LLP and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 2,133
125.

Procurement Contracts: Fixed Price vs. Cost Plus

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Mar 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 1,866
126.

Corporate Governance and the Timeliness of Financial Reporting: A Case Study of the Russian Energy Sector

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 1,771
127.

Choices Among Alternative Risk Management Strategies: Evidence from the Natural Gas Industry

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 15 Jan 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Finance Department, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and University of Pennsylvania - Accounting Department
Downloads 1,695
128.

The Structure and Operation of the World Gold Market

IMF Working Paper No. 91/120
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,619
129.

The Petroleum Sector Value Chain

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School
Downloads 1,501
130.

When Are Real Options Exercised? An Empirical Study of Mine Closings

Working Paper No. 99-117
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
Monitor Corporate Finance, Monitor Group and University of Oxford - Said Business School
Downloads 1,444
131.

An Empirical Study of Single-Tier Versus Two-Tier Partnerships in the Am Law 200

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 84, May 2006, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 1,439
132.

Corporate Social Responsibility Across Industries: When Can Who Do Well by Doing Good?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and Strathclyde Business School
Downloads 1,414
133.

Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurial Activity, 1996-2006

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,393
134.

Determinants of Nationalization in the Oil Sector: A Theory and Evidence from Panel Data

Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 27 (2): 301-323, 2011.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po, University of New South Wales (UNSW) and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Downloads 1,364
135.

The Global Wood Furniture Value Chain: What Prospects for Upgrading by Developing Countries

UNIDO Sectoral Studies Series Working Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Aug 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Sussex - Institute of Development Studies, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation - Strategic Research and Economics, University of KwaZulu-Natal - School of Development Studies and University of Brighton - Centre for Research in Innovation Management (CENTRIM)
Downloads 1,347
136.

The Pricing of International Oil and Gas Companies 1990-2003 - A Structural Shift in the Equity Valuation Process

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Stavanger, University of Stavanger and Stavanger University College
Downloads 1,310
137.

A Primer on the Economics of Shale Gas Production: Just how Cheap is Shale Gas?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Baylor University - Department of Finance, Insurance & Real Estate, EXCO Resources, Inc., University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 1,302
138.

A Comparison between Two Main Academic Literature Collections: Web of Science and Scopus Databases

Asian Social Science, Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 18-26, April 27, 2013
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 09 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Islamic Azad University, Islamic Azad University, Najafabad Branch, National University of Malaysia - Faculty of Education, National University of Malaysia (UKM) - Research Center for Islamic Economics and Finance (EKONIS-UKM), Islamic Azad University, Mobarakeh Branch, National University of Malaysia (UKM) and Centre for Research Services, Institute of Management and Research Services (IPPP), University of Malaya (UM)University of Malaya (UM) - Department of Engineering Design and Manufacture
Downloads 1,198
139.

The Seasonality of Gold - The Autumn Effect

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Western Australia - Business School
Downloads 1,149
140.

The Rise of Russian Transnational Corporations

The Geneva Post Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 55-85, May-June 2007
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Apr 2007
Accepted Paper Series
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Downloads 1,084
141.

The Economics of the World Iron and Steel Industry: 1950-1980

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Brasilia
Downloads 1,043
142.

Asymmetric Volatility in the Gold Market

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Western Australia - Business School
Downloads 1,028
143.

After the Spill is Gone: The Gulf of Mexico, Environmental Crime, and the Criminal Law

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 109, p. 1413, 2011, U of Michigan Public Law Working Paper No. 227
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 1,014
144.

The Role of Uncertainty in Investment: An Examination of Competing Investment Models Using Commercial Real Estate Data

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Washington, Bothell - Business, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - Department of Finance & Business Law and University of Wisconsin - School of Business - Department of Real Estate and Urban Land Economics
Downloads 1,003
145.

Parallel Exclusion

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 122, 2013, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 445
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
New York University School of Law and Columbia University - Law School
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146.

Petroleum Concessions with Extendible Options: Investment Timing and Value Using Mean Reversion and Jump Processes for Oil Prices

Institute for Applied Economic Research Working Paper No. 620
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Apr 1999
Working Paper Series
Petrobras/E&P/Gerer/Corfex and IPEA-Institute for Applied Economic Research of the Brazilian Government
Downloads 936
147.

Impact and Benefit Agreements: A Contentious Issue for Environmental and Aboriginal Justice

Environments Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 45-69, 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of British Columbia (UBC)
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148.

Bank Lending and Real Estate in Asia: Market Optimism and Asset Bubbles

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Singapore Management University - School of Social Sciences, Singapore Management University, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Finance Area, Singapore Management University - School of Economics, Singapore Management University - School of Social Sciences and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Department of Real Estate
Downloads 892
149.

Long-run Models of Oil Stock Prices

FEEM Working Paper No. 96.2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy - Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS), Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), Milan, University College London - Department of Economics and Boston College - Department of Economics
Downloads 889
150.

Sharing Iraq's Oil: Analyzing Production-Sharing Contracts Under the Final Draft Petroleum Law

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
PluriCourts, University of Oslo
Downloads 866
151.

Information Technology's Impact on Firm Structure: A Cross-Industry Analysis

Department of Commerce WP ESA/OPD 97-2
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jun 1997
Working Paper Series
Office of the Chief Economist, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce and Government of the United States of America - Economics and Statistics Administration
Downloads 856
152.

Deferred Prosecution and Non-Prosecution Agreements and the Erosion of Corporate Criminal Liability

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 72, No. 4, 2013, U of Michigan Public Law Research Paper No. 352
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan Law School
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153.

The Real Effects of Mandated Information on Social Responsibility in Financial Reports: Evidence from Mine-Safety Records

Journal of Accounting & Economics (JAE), Vol. 64, No. 2-3, 2017, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 16-05
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of California San Diego, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 775
154.

Coal Mine Safety: Do Unions Make a Difference?

Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 May 2011 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University

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155.

Introduction to the Research Tools Mind Map

Research World, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 1-3,
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 17 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Centre for Research Services, Institute of Management and Research Services (IPPP), University of Malaya (UM)University of Malaya (UM) - Department of Engineering Design and Manufacture
Downloads 765
156.

The Impact of the U.S. Debit Card Interchange Fee Caps on Consumer Welfare: An Event Study Analysis

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 658
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 Oct 2013
Working Paper Series
Global Economics Group, Global Economics Group, LLC and Global Economics Group, LLC
Downloads 742
157.

The Financial Economics of Gold – A Survey

FIRN Research Paper No. 2628018
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 09 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
University of York - The York Management School, Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin, Monash University and University of Western Australia - Business School
Downloads 723
158.

Natural Gas Scenario in India: An Overview

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
AFII CORP and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 690
159.

Underestimated Strategies Beneath Candidate Donald Trump’s Presidential Campaign

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University
Downloads 656
160.

On the Efficiency of Standard Form Contracts: The Case of Construction

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C04-17
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Sep 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Exeter Business School and Columbia University - Department of Economics
Downloads 644
161.

Resource Nationalism Meets the Market: Political Risk and the Value of Petroleum Reserves

Journal of International Business Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of International Business and George Washington University - Department of International Business
Downloads 636
162.

Does Ownership Matter? The Performance and Efficiency of State Oil vs. Private Oil (1987-2006)

Energy Policy, Vol. 37, No. 7, pp. 2642-2652, July 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 May 2008 Last Revised: 04 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School
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163.

Goldcorp and Hudbay Minerals in Guatemala (2010 update)

Osgoode CLPE Research Paper No. 09/2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Swadron Associates, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Olthuis, Kleer, Townshend LLP and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 578
164.

Why Current Profitability Measures Destroy Billions in the Industry

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
Weissenrieder & Co AB
Downloads 563
165.

How Important is Capital Structure Policy to Firm Survival?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California at Riverside, Korea University Business School (KUBS) and University of California, Riverside - Anderson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 557
166.

Causes of Subcontracting: Evidence from Panel Data on Construction Firms

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 167-87, 2000, University Pompeu Fabra Economics and Business Working Paper No. 428
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Oviedo - Facultad de Economicas, Pompeu Fabra University and Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences

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167.

Energy Taxes and Natural Gas Demand in EU-Countries

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 516
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
Stavanger University College, University of Stavanger and Stavanger University College
Downloads 533
168.

Fiduciary Duty and Sin Stocks: Is Vice Really Nice?

Handbook of Institutional Investment and Fiduciary Duty, 2014
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin and University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 525
169.

Auctions versus Negotiations in Procurement: An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics, Cauchy Capital and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business

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170.

Debt-Equity Limitations in Thin Capitalization Rules: Canadian Evidence

(CAAA) 2008 Annual Conference Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
York University - Schlich School of Business and York University - Department of Accounting
Downloads 498